Medium to large, well knit and powerful. Level
back and a deep broad chest.
LEGS: short to medium, well-boned and strong. In proportion to
the body. Forelegs are straight.
PAWS: round and firm. Toes: five in front and four behind.
TAIL: medium length in proportion to the body, thicker at base,
tapering slightly to a rounded tip
Robust physique: medium-long with broad shoulders
and deep chest. Strong boning; muscle mass is solid and dense. Females
are medium; males are large. Tail of moderate length; heavy at base;
tapering to oval tip. Lively and flexible.
LEGS and FEET: legs comparatively short and fine-boned; straight and
sturdy. Feet are round and medium in size (may appear almost dainty
compared to body mass).
Semi-cobby, neither compact nor svelte. The torso
is distinctive. Broad chested with good space between forelegs. Muscular,
supple, with a feeling of hard coiled spring power and unexpected
weight. Back is carried in a curve. The males tend to be larger than
LEGS: well-proportioned to body. Distance along back from nape of
neck to base of tail appears to be equal to distance from base of
tail to floor. Front legs slightly shorter than back legs.
PAWS: oval. Toes: five in front and four behind.
TAIL: medium in length, heavier at the base, tapering to a rounded
tip. Non-visible kink permitted.
Fine boned, long, firm, and muscular; lithe
and graceful in outline and carriage without being tubular in
LEGS: long and fine boned. PAWS: small, slightly rounded. Toes:
five in front and four behind.
TAIL: long, but in proportion to the body. Tapering from a moderately